Costas Simitis

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Kostas Simitis
Κωνσταντίνος Σημίτης
Konstantinos Simitis 2012-01-23.jpg
Prime Minister of Greece
In office
22 January 1996 – 10 March 2004
President Kostis Stephanopoulos
Preceded by Andreas Papandreou
Succeeded by Kostas Karamanlis
President of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement
In office
30 June 1996 – 8 February 2004
Preceded by Andreas Papandreou
Succeeded by George Papandreou
Minister of Industry, Energy, Research and Technology
In office
13 October 1993 – 15 September 1995
Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou
Preceded by Vasileios Kontogiannopoulos
Succeeded by Anastasios Peponis
Minister of Trade
In office
13 October 1993 – 15 September 1995
Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou
Preceded by Vasileios Kontogiannopoulos
Succeeded by Nikolaos Akritidis
Minister of National Education and Religious Affairs
In office
23 November 1989 – 13 February 1990
Prime Minister Xenophon Zolotas
Preceded by Konstantinos Despotopoulos
Succeeded by Konstantinos Despotopoulos
Minister of National Economy
In office
26 July 1985 – 27 November 1987
Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou
Preceded by Gerasimos Arsenis
Succeeded by Panagiotis Roumeliotis
Minister of Agriculture
In office
21 October 1981 – 26 July 1985
Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou
Preceded by Athanasios Kanellopoulos
Succeeded by Ioannis Pottakis
Personal details
Born (1936-06-23) 23 June 1936 (age 82)
Piraeus, Greece
Political party Panhellenic Socialist Movement
Spouse(s) Daphni Arkadiou
Children Fiona
Marilena
Alma mater University of Marburg
London School of Economics
Religion Greek Orthodoxy
Website Official website

Konstantinos G. "Costas" Simitis (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Γ. Σημίτης; born 23 June 1936), sometimes called Costas Simitis or Kostas Simitis (Κώστας Σημίτης), is a Greek politician. He served as Prime Minister of Greece and was leader of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK) from 1996 to 2004.[1]

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  1. Eleftherotypia, Psycho, To tris examartein, 19/11/1996

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